The forensic sketch, left, was based on the account of the victim in a 2005 sexual assault in Fairfax. Jesse L. Matthew Jr. has been indicted on multiple charges including attempted capital murder in connection with that assault. Courtesy Fairfax Police/Albemarle Charlottesville Regional Jail

Accused Hannah Graham abductor indicted in Fairfax sexual assault

The man accused of abducting missing UVA student Hannah Graham and connected through forensic evidence to the 2009 disappearance and death of Morgan Harrington now faces charges stemming from a 2005 sexual assault in Northern Virginia. Jesse “LJ” Matthew, 32, has been indicted on attempted capital murder, abduction, and sexual penetration with an object charges […]

Virginia’s Third Congressional District was so blatantly gerrymandered that even the conservative Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals sent lawmakers back to the drawing board to rework its borders.

District nein: Virginia’s congressional map fails judicial review

Odd Dominion is an unabashedly liberal, bi-monthly op-ed column covering Virginia politics. If we here at the Odd Dominion could wave a magic wand and implement a single federal law, it would be this: All current non-statewide voting districts in Virginia are hereby dissolved, and all future districts, on both the state and national level, […]